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Swipe Out Hunger

Swipe Out Hunger partners with college campuses nationwide to end student hunger. Founded by a group of friends at UCLA … Read more

AARP Foundation

AARP Foundation is tackling senior poverty by sparking bold, innovative solutions that help vulnerable older adults build economic opportunity and … Read more

Root Cause Coalition

The Root Cause Coalition’s mission is to reverse and end the systemic root causes of health inequities for individuals and … Read more

Prosperity Now

Prosperity Now (formerly the Corporation for Enterprise Development) believes that everyone deserves a chance to prosper. Since 1979, Prosperity Now … Read more

Gilberto Soria Mendoza

Originally from East Palo Alto, California, Gilberto graduated from UCLA in 2012 with a degree in political science and minors in public policy, urban planning, and labor & workplace studies. Gilberto was a leader in UCLA student government; he served as the Legislative Liaison for the Associated Students and represented … Read more